Auntie Lilli's or Lili's South Sea Salad Tree (Bele Tree) Abelmoschus manihot
Money doesn't grow on trees, but salad does! The Auntie Lilli's or Lili's South Sea Salad Tree (Bele tree) is easy-to-grow and has edible leaves and edible hibiscus-like flowers. Skip the spinach. Pass the Auntie Lilli's salad. Scientific name: Abelmoschus manihot
Average mature height: 6 to 8 feet
Light: Full to part sun
Water: Average watering needs
Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.